Issue No. 04 - July/August (2008 vol. 10)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2008.94
Alexander Pletzer , Tech-X
Douglas McCune , Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Stefan Muszala , Tech-X
Srinath Vadlamani , Tech-X
Scott Kruger , Tech-X
When building large scientific codes, you might have to mix different programming languages. The authors show how to bridge the interoperability gap between Fortran 90/95 and C, and from C to other languages, with working code examples.
scientific programming, Fortran, Python, derived types, programming languages
S. Kruger, S. Muszala, A. Pletzer, S. Vadlamani and D. McCune, "Exposing Fortran Derived Types to C and Other Languages," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 10, no. , pp. 86-92, 2008.